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Old 06-05-2011, 11:09 PM
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Hello

Well it looks like i have my first rock chip. It is close to the windshield right to the bare metal.

I don't think it was there before i am pretty sure i would have notice it.

My truck is going in this week for a couple of marks that were from the factory.

Maybe they will fix this one to. I am sure it might cost me something. I would leave it but it is right to the bare metal.

Oh well i guess it was going to happen sooner or later.

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Old 06-05-2011, 11:13 PM
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Later would be soooooo much nicer

I just picked up some color match touch up paint at Can Tire. The tiny chips are so noticeable on a black truck.
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Thats a bummer
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Hi, how about using the link in my SIG to jump over to our Red Ram Group to join us and posting a few photos of your truck?

I'm sure if they are going to fix some other spots they might help here, at least ask them for some of the left over paint to use as touch up in the future.
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Yup...it does happen eventually!
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yeup it happens to us all. The plastic sport bumper on my truck has a few war wounds already. Then again I do have 8000 km on her in two months.
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my truck is only a month and a week old and she 4200k on her.

Well that rock chip is going to cost me $200 bucks to fix account it is right down to bare metal.

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My hood is the OEM plastic hood
as many semi trucks as i follow, i'm surprised that i don't have rock chips on the hood
although i do have the tallest bug screen made by EGR
my grill & plastic bumper have several chips
my head lights & windshield have a special chemical coating for hardness on them
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mine got tons of rock chips from over the winter......sooooo pissed
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Oh man that stinks
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